Waste brings woe,
and sorrow hates despair.
— Robert Greene —
If death is truly the end, then what is there exactly to fear? For everything from your fears to your pain receptors to your worries and remaining wishes, they will perish with you. As frightening as death may seem, remember: it contains within it the end of fear.
— Stoics —
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January 23rd: The truth about money
Ryan Holiday, The 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living
If life is all about pleasure, then when it ceases to be fun or immediately beneficial, we quit. When we step outside the wish for comfort, when we live for something greater than ourselves, we no longer have to fight the pain;
we accept the pain as a sacrifice.
— Eric Barker, Barking Up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science behind why everything you know about success is (mostly) wrong